Is Davis-Besse Nuclear Power Plant Causing Cancer In Toledo?

is-davis-besse-nuclear-power-plant-causing-cancer-in-toledo

Could a Davis-Besse nuclear power plant that has been shut down before for non-radioactive leaks be the cause of cancer in portions of the northwest Ohio, including Toledo. Davis-Besse nuclear reactor (power plant) is located on Lake Erie in Oak Harbor, Ohio, 20 miles east of Toledo. The reactor has been plagued with accidents and violations, […]

Tampons, Sanitary Pads and Sterile Gauze Contaminated with Glyphosate

tampons-sanitary-pads-and-streile-gauze-contaminated-with-glyphosate

One hundred percent of the raw cotton and sterile cotton gauze contained glyphosate (a probably carcinogenic herbicide according to the World Health Organization) or its metabolite AMPA, according to a study by the Socio-Environmental Interaction Space (EMISA) of the University of La Plata, Argentina. Cotton swabs, wipes, tampons and sanitary pads were also found to […]

Study Finds Major Toxins In Many Cosmetics

study-finds-major-toxins-in-many-cosmetics-1024w

You won’t find lead or arsenic on the ingredients list of your favorite lip gloss or eyeliner, but a Toronto-based environmental group has tested dozens of cosmetics products commonly used by Canadian women and found virtually all of them were contaminated with heavy metals. Environmental Defence released a study Monday that shows Canadian consumers can’t […]

Discovery of Bt insecticide in human blood proves GMO toxin a threat to human health study finds

reasons-to-avoid-genetically-modified-foods-1024w

A new study out of the University of Sherbrooke, Canada, recently found Bt toxin, a component of certain genetically-modified (GM) crops, in human blood samples for the first time. Set to be published in the peer-reviewed journal Reproductive Toxicology the new study shreds the false notion that Bt is broken down by the digestive system, […]

Toxin from GM crops found in human blood, study

toxin-from-gm-crops-found-in-blood-study-1024w

In the recent study, Scientists at the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, at the University of Sherbrooke Hospital Centre in Quebec, Canada, found Bt toxin, a component of certain genetically-modified (GM) crops, in human blood samples for the first time. Set to be published in the peer-reviewed journal Reproductive Toxicology the new study shreds the […]

Study shows protective benefits of DHA taken during pregnancy

study-shows-protective-benefits-of-dha-taken-during-pregnancy-1024w

An Emory University study published in Pediatrics suggests consuming Omega 3 fatty acids during pregnancy helps protects babies against illness during early infancy. The randomized, placebo-controlled trial followed approximately 1,100 prenant women and 900 infants in Mexico. The women were supplemented daily with 400 mg of Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA) supplements in the algal form or […]